Gulf Times - Barcelona
'No chance': Klopp rules out Liverpool move for Messi

'No chance': Klopp rules out Liverpool move for Messi

Jurgen Klopp says there is ‘no chance’ of Liverpool signing Lionel Messi, but the German admits the unsettled Barcelona star would be a great addition to the Premier League.

Messi tells Barcelona he wants to leave but faces legal battle over clause

Messi tells Barcelona he wants to leave but faces legal battle over clause

Lionel Messi has told Barcelona that he wants to leave the club immediately – and on a free transfer. The Argentinian, who according to RAC1 radio had told new manager Ronald Koeman ...

'Historic humiliation': Spanish media flay Barca after Bayern debacle

'Historic humiliation': Spanish media flay Barca after Bayern debacle

The Spanish media showed no mercy to Barcelona after their epic 8-2 defeat by Bayern Munich in the Champions League quarter-finals, calling for huge changes at the club after a night that will be difficult to erase..

Relentless Bayern blitz Barca 8-2 to reach Champions League semis

Relentless Bayern blitz Barca 8-2 to reach Champions League semis

Bayern Munich produced the mother of all Champions League thrashings against a helpless Barcelona by winning 8-2 in Friday's quarter-final in one of the most remarkable matches in the competition's history.

Huge crowds join grassroots march for jailed Catalan leaders

Huge crowds join grassroots march for jailed Catalan leaders

Hundreds of thousands of Catalans marched peacefully through Barcelona on Saturday in support of calls to free jailed separatist leaders

Spanish PM visits Barcelona, criticises regional chief

Spanish PM visits Barcelona, criticises regional chief

Spain's acting prime minister visited Barcelona on Monday following a week of Catalan separatist unrest, shrugging off calls to meet pro-independence leaders and accusing the regional president ...

Catalan leaders demand talks with Madrid as thousands protest again

Catalan leaders demand talks with Madrid as thousands protest again

Barcelona returned to relative calm after six days of demonstrations against the jailing of separatist leaders left hundreds injured in the tourist hotspot

Tourism hotspot Barcelona alarmed by crime surge

Tourism hotspot Barcelona alarmed by crime surge

A surge in muggings and burglaries in Barcelona, mainly targeting tourists, has sparked alarm in Spain's second-largest city, leading local residents to form their own crime-fighting patrols.

Origi, Wijnaldum complete historic Liverpool Champions League comeback

Origi, Wijnaldum complete historic Liverpool Champions League comeback

Liverpool produced one of the most stunning comebacks in Champions League history as Divock Origi and Georginio Wijnaldum scored twice to beat Barcelona 4-0 and progress to the final ...

Police detect possible bomb in Barcelona station, evacuate trains

Police detect possible bomb in Barcelona station, evacuate trains

Police closed two train lines in Barcelona's main station on Wednesday after a security scanner detected an object inside a suitcase that could be an explosive.

Spanish opera star Montserrat Caballe dies aged 85

Spanish opera star Montserrat Caballe dies aged 85

Spain's world-famous opera singer Montserrat Caballe has died in Barcelona on Saturday, a source at the hospital where she was being treated said.

Thousands protest in Barcelona for and against Catalan independence

Thousands protest in Barcelona for and against Catalan independence

Thousands of people demonstrating both for and against Catalan independence shut down parts of central Barcelona on Saturday, two days before the anniversary of a vote on secession last year that polarised the wealthy Spanish region.